Colleges Near Berkeley

Colleges and universities near me in the Berkeley, California area

There are 2 colleges in Berkeley and 52 colleges within 50 miles enrolling a total of 449,063 students.

Located in California with a population of 112,580, the closest colleges are ranked below by distance from Berkeley. Driving time to these schools from Berkeley should be less than 1 hours. The top rated college in the area is Stanford University in Stanford. The largest college in the area is University of California Berkeley enrolling 42,501 students.

This directory is inclusive of nearby two and four year schools, both public and private. If you are looking for more affordable higher education options or not ready for a full four-year program, consider local community colleges near Berkeley.


52 results

University of California Berkeley
C
Berkeley, CA
University of California Berkeley

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Public Universities in America

  • 42,501enrollment
  • $18,522net price
  • 16%acceptance rate
  • 1330-1530SAT range
  • 31-35ACT range
  • 3.86Avg GPA

2 miles from Berkeley

Berkeley City College
B
Berkeley, CA
Berkeley City College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,053enrollment
  • $11,856net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

2 miles from Berkeley

Expression College for Digital Arts
E
Emeryville, CA
 
Expression College for Digital Arts

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

 

  • 603enrollment
  • $30,725net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

1 miles from Berkeley

California College of the Arts
C
Oakland, CA
California College of the Arts

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 1,805enrollment
  • $42,065net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

3 miles from Berkeley

College of Alameda
A
Alameda, CA
 
College of Alameda

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 6,389enrollment
  • $7,869net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

6 miles from Berkeley

Laney College
L
Oakland, CA
Laney College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 10,404enrollment
  • $13,426net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Berkeley

Lincoln University
L
Oakland, CA
 
Lincoln University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 573enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

5 miles from Berkeley

American Conservatory Theater
A
San Francisco, CA
 
American Conservatory Theater

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 46enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

Contra Costa College
C
San Pablo, CA
 
Contra Costa College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,193enrollment
  • $7,585net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Berkeley

Patten University
P
Oakland, California
 
Patten University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 874enrollment
  • -net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

7 miles from Berkeley

FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising San Francisco
F
San Francisco, CA
 
FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising San Francisco

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 218enrollment
  • $39,343net price
  • 41%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

Holy Names University
H
Oakland, CA
Holy Names University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 960enrollment
  • $23,407net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 720-880SAT range
  • 18-21ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

San Francisco Art Institute
S
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Art Institute

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 381enrollment
  • $47,315net price
  • 90%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.09Avg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

Merritt College
M
Oakland, CA
 
Merritt College

Public 2 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 7,453enrollment
  • $13,146net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Berkeley

Mills College
M
Oakland, CA
Mills College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#17 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 1,257enrollment
  • $25,417net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1005-1290SAT range
  • 19-29ACT range
  • 3.64Avg GPA

8 miles from Berkeley

San Francisco Conservatory of Music
S
San Francisco, CA
 
San Francisco Conservatory of Music

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

 

  • 398enrollment
  • $40,081net price
  • 48%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

9 miles from Berkeley

University of San Francisco
S
San Francisco, CA
University of San Francisco

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 10,713enrollment
  • $38,422net price
  • 64%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1330SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

10 miles from Berkeley

Saint Marys College of California
S
Moraga, CA
Saint Marys College of California

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Private Colleges in California

  • 3,881enrollment
  • $36,613net price
  • 81%acceptance rate
  • 1060-1240SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

11 miles from Berkeley

FAQ's

The closest community college is Berkeley City College and is 1.6 miles from Berkeley. Explore the complete list of nearby community college options.

Tuition and fees at Berkeley City College are $1,257 for local residents for one academic year. Explore full costs to attend.

Berkeley City College has an open admission policy. Open admission colleges typically have few admission thresholds and will admit all applicants so long as certain minimum requirements are met.